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Data Record ID: 170
Catalogue ID: heizer_1286
Published In: Drucker, Heizer and Squier 1959: 146-152 and plate 27a
Site: La Venta, Tabasco
Photographer: Unidentified
Year: 1955
Collection: R.F. Heizer collection, National Anthropological Archives
Notes: Pendant from La Venta Offering No. 3. This specimen is made of a piece of light greenish-grey opaque jade, mottled with light grey streaks. The carving represents the stylized form of a crested, crane-like bird with trailing wings. Written on slide “24”

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